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A flute ship and a warship in a port: PD.122-1963

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Current Location: In storage


A flute ship and a warship in a port


Draughtsman: Sillemans, Experiens (Attributed to)




History note: Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a); perhaps sold to him by Colnaghi, November 1935

Measurements and weight

Height: 195 mm
Width: 306 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1963) by Ingram, Bruce Stirling, Sir


Formerly attributed to Ludolf Backhuysen [1631-1708], for details of this new attribution see cat. entry for PD.119-1963

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Materials used in production

Grey wash
Brown ink
Brown wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down on card)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen, brown ink and grey wash, with a line of brown wash bordering it on all sides, on paper, laid down on card

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.122-1963
Primary reference Number: 5244
Lugt: 1405a
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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